An Overview of Nursing Schools in Taguig City

Nursing has been the choice for most Filipinos today, especially in Taguig City, where the hope of going abroad has always been the goal.

These schools have been popping around almost all destinations in the Philippines. Schools in Taguig City offering this course is not only a quality education but can certainly produce qualified, world-class and competent nurses.

STI College Global City – College of Nursing

This college primarily focuses on information technology and health services. The school is located on STI Academic Center, University Parkway Drive, Fort Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, near the Market Market Mall and beside the International School Manila. The campus includes a cafeteria, world-class healthcare laboratories, and gym and is exposed to different hospital areas at their own convenience. STI College Global City nursing system is one of the quality nursing schools in Metro Manila. Even the Bachelor of Science in Nursing of University of Makati has been tied up with STI College of Nursing. It has many offsite and on-site activities too intended for nursing students. One of these is its Nationwide Nursing Summit with the battle cry "PUSH 4 100" (Preparing and Uplifting STI's Healthcare Education for 100% passing rate). In the June 2008 Nursing Board Exam results, STI gained an 84% passing rate, which is above the 41% national passing rate.

Global City Innovative College – College of Nursing

GCIC is known as "the Yellow Building". The school is located along 31st Street at the corner of 2nd Avenue near Metro Manila's main thoroughfare, EDSA. This school primarily offers healthcare, teacher, information technology and business administration programs. Its student population is composed mostly of nursing students. Its commitment is that future GCIC nurses sharpen their skills in a state-of-the-art mini hospital and well-equipped skills laboratories and facilities. They gain experience through an extensive network of partner health agencies. The school has above national passing rate in the nurses licensure exam or nursing board exam in the previous years.